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The location of St. Paul RC Cemetery









A visit to the St. Paul RC Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the St. Paul RC Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Paul RC Cemetery (FAG ID #2564524)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains five sections:

The Location of the St. Paul RC Cemetery ...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the St. Paul RC Cemetery

Lat:   53.9929°   (53° 59' 34")

Lon:   -111.2882°   (-111° 17' 17")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the St. Paul RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Elk Point West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Paul RC Cemetery
 
Rife Anglican Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Paul RC Cemetery
 
St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the St. Paul RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2531916
 
Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the St. Paul RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2506733
 
Willow Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Paul RC Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2277134

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Paul RC Cemetery.

Ashmont   [Map]     Mallaig   [Map]    
Brosseau   [Map]     Saddle Lake   [Map]    
Duvernay   [Map]     Saint Brides   [Map]    
Elk Point   [Map]     Saint Edouard   [Map]    
Foisy   [Map]     Saint Lina   [Map]    
Franchere   [Map]     Saint Paul   [Map]    
Glendon   [Map]     Saint Vincent   [Map]    
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]     Spedden   [Map]    
Hoselaw   [Map]     Therien   [Map]    
Lafond   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the St. Paul RC Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alberta
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alberta
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
 
Find-A-Grave:   The St. Paul RC Cemetery (FAG ID #2564524)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alberta
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alberta

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the St. Paul RC Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the St. Paul RC Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. Paul RC Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the St. Paul RC Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2564524

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alberta

About Alberta

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Alberta: https://www.alberta.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Paul RC Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.9929, Longitude: -111.2882     [Map].

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